CKL ENGINEERS, LLC is a professional civil engineering consulting company providing civil design and sustainable roadway, bridge, transit and airport construction management and safety inspection services. Our open concept brick loft styled modern office is located in the heart of the industrial neighborhood of River West Chicago. CKL is involved in a variety of projects, from local roads to high-traffic highways, airport runways to community projects that spur economic development in blighted areas.
The job of a civil traffic engineer involves planning and designing of highways, local roads and streets. They are also responsible for supervising the plan preparation of these projects to ensure all procedures follow the MUTCD, Highway Capacity Manuals, AASHTO, Complete Streets concepts and other innovative solutions. The selected individual must work well with others and be dependable, organized, and detail-oriented.
Lead project efforts in the area of impact analysis, traffic safety analysis, and highway and intersection capacity analysis.
Design traffic signals and coordinated systems.
Prepare traffic impact/access studies, corridor and parking studies and DOT type intersection design studies.
Perform transportation modeling and traffic simulations.
Perform planning and design of roundabouts, traffic calming measures and pedestrian facilities.
Design pavement markings/signs including highway guide signs and CMS.
Prepare maintenance of traffic plans (MOT) including construction phasing and work phasing.
Roadway design, hydraulics, erosion and sediment control and civil construction engineering experience a plus.
Strong aptitude in mathematics, physical sciences and engineering.
Effective written and verbal communication skills.
Computer literacy, risk assessment/management and problem-solving skills.
He/she should be a critical thinker and must be aware of ethical issues of an engineer.
Demonstrate leadership capabilities.
Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering with concentration in transportation.
Illinois PE and PTOE required or the ability to receive comity.
3 years of traffic engineering project experience required.
Strong working knowledge of Synchro/Sim Traffic, HCS 2010 and Travel Demand Modeling Software.
Microsoft Office, Citrix, Nitro PDF, BiM, AutoCAD, Microstation, InRoads/Geopak experience or ability to self- study required.
Experience in reading and interpreting rules and regulations.
Must join and participate on industry/technical committees relevant to company key goals.
CKL Engineers, LLC provides civil engineering, inspection, construction management and safety services for aviation, toll and roadway projects. As a civil engineering consulting firm, we have a strong focus on safety and quality in any project we are involved in. Founded in 2009, CKL believes in providing our clients with the best services by utilizing a strong, accomplished team with exceptional ...qualifications to perform engineering, construction management, and inspection services. CKL has been involved in a variety of projects, from local roads to high-traffic highways and airport runways.
CKL is an award winning firm. We have received many leadership awards from organizations such as Hispanic American Construction Industry Association, Women in Transportation, and National Society of Black Engineers. CKL was fortunate enough to be noted in Crain’s Small Business Week. CKL was recognized by the White House for launching an initiative to provide support for and increase the number of students in STEM-based education programs.
CKL Engineers, LLC continues to build and uphold relationships with our clients by providing exceptional engineering services and going above all expectations.